The report uncovered the following key findings (among others):
- 78 percent of buyers have no deployment preference, whereas most buyers in other industries tend to prefer Cloud-based systems.
- The most frequently-cited reason for buying new software is increased efficiency, with 28 percent of the sample saying they hoped to achieve this benefit.
- The top two requested applications were project management (33 percent) and estimating (24 percent).
Here’s a presentation highlighting the study results, kindly provided by Software Advice: